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Base Bulletin - week of July 10

SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Base holds Schriever Week celebration
Col. Bill Liquori, 50th Space Wing commander, invites all Schriever Air Force Base units and personnel to take part in the Schriever Week celebration and events July 14-18. Themed "Mastering Space for 65 years...," the week is aimed at honoring Schriever's history as well as recognizing the people who support the daily mission. The fun-filled week will kick off July 14 following an opening ceremony. Sponsored events during the week will include a Top 3 softball tournament, obstacle race and will culminate at the base picnic July 18. For further information, contact Senior Master Sgt. Patricia Ford at 567-4364 or Master Sgt. Rick Rositas at 567-4895.

Base picnic volunteers needed
The 2014 Summer Slam Base Picnic will be held 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 18 at Schriever Air Force Base. Volunteers are needed for various activities before, during and after the event. Those interested in volunteering should contact Mary Barkley at 567-5464. Call today to sign up for your preferred spot.

Schriever holds Rough and Tough Scramble
In conjunction with Schriever Week, the base will be sponsoring a mud run for all Schriever military, civilian and families July 17. The event is free. The course runs approximately 2 miles long with 15 obstacles including mud pits/crawls/climbs and much more. You can run as a team of four and represent your unit or run as an individual. There will be awards for the first three teams and individual awards for male and female. We will also have a category for best team costume, so be creative. To register, contact Tech. Sgt. Michael Benson at 567-2060 or Tech. Sgt. Micky Sederburg at 567-2703.

Schriever Week features softball tournament
Schriever Week will be held July 14-18. During the week, Schriever Air Force Base will be hosting a round robin softball tournament. Entry fee is $100 per team and all money raised will go to either the Enlisted Air Force Village or the Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Scholarship Program. Team size is capped at 15 members and can be both males and females. Please contact Tech. Sgt. Christopher Jacobs at 567-6182 with further questions.

Scramble needs volunteers
As a part of Schriever Week, the base will be holding Tough and Rough Scramble 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 17. This is a "Warrior Dash" style obstacle course race. As such, the volunteersWe hope to see a lot of need a lot of volunteers. We need six people for setup on July 16. During the event, we need 31 people. Following the event, we need six people. For more information, contact Staff Sgt. Benjamin Bowles or Senior Airman Carrie Tierney.

4 SOPS challenges Schriever with 4-Fit Challenge
The 4th Space Operations Squadron is challenging Team Schriever with 4-Fit Challenge 9 a.m. to noon July 11 at the Schriever Fitness Center. All Schriever members are invited to participate. The sporting events include flag football, team pushup relay, 4 X 100 meter relay, 4 X 400-meter relay, pull-up contest, obstacle course relay, bench press contest and bike relay. Sign up with your unit sports representatives or contact Capt. Allison Wang at 567-5390.

Military Retiree Activities holds meetings
The Military Retiree Activities office holds a luncheon at noon the second Thursday of each month at the Peterson Air Force Base Club, followed by its monthly council meeting at 2:30 p.m. in Building 350, Room 1206. The guest speaker on July 10 will be Stephanie Zenon, who will speak about the U.S. Air Force Academy Military Housing office offering housing for the Military Retirees. For more information, call 556-7153 or email RAO.Peterson@us.af.mil.

Staff sergeant release party moved to July 11
The staff sergeant promotion release party has been moved to 4 p.m. July 11 at the Building 300 auditorium. Everyone is welcome to congratulate the newly selected staff sergeants.

Van pool rider needed
Join our van pool. We have an opening for one or more riders. Rendezvous point is Union Town Center at Research and Union. Please call Herb Hipple at 567-0285 or Frank Misaege at 567-2584.

Buy Elitch Gardens tickets at ITT
The Information, Tickets and Travel and Outdoor Recreation office is now selling discounted Elitch Gardens Amusement Park tickets. One-day passes, meal vouchers and parking passes can all be purchased in Building 300 Room 133. Stop by the office or call Tanya at 567-6050 for any questions.

Renaissance Festival Tickets on sale at ITT
The Information, Tickets and Travel and Outdoor Recreation office is now selling discounted Renaissance Festival tickets. Tickets can be purchased in Building 300 Room 133. Stop by the office or call Tanya at 567-6050 for any questions.

Water World Tickets on sale at ITT
The Information, Tickets and Tours and Outdoor Recreation office is now selling discounted tickets for Water World. One-day passes can be purchased in Building 300 Room 133. Stop by the office or call Tanya at 567-6050 for any questions.
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